Spicy Grapefruit Margarita
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Learn how to make an easy Spicy Grapefruit Margarita for a spicy twist on a traditional Mexican favourite. This recipe is perfect for Cinco de Mayo!
Recipe type: Cocktail
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 1 cocktail
  • 1 oz tequila
  • 1 oz Triple Sec
  • 4 oz Freshly squeezed Grapefruit Juice
  • Pinch of cayenne pepper
  • Salt rimmer (1 tbsp salt / ½ tsp cayenne)
  • Ice
  1. On a small plate, pour out some salt (enough to coat a few glasses) add cayenne pepper for a hint of spice.
  2. Use a wedge of lime to moisten the rim of your glass. Then spin the glass around upside down in salt and peppered plate to coat the rim.
  3. In a cocktail shaker, shake all ingredients (except salt) with ice.
  4. Strain the cocktail into the glass, and serve over the rocks.
  5. Garnish with a sprinkle of cayenne pepper and a wedge of lime, or a slice of grapefruit.
Recipe by The Edgy Veg at https://www.theedgyveg.com/2015/04/27/three-easy-margarita-recipes/